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Special Events

Loving Day Cambridge 2017

Sunday, June 11, 2017 - Tuesday, June 13, 2017

 

When: June 11th-June13th

Location: Multiple

 

Loving Day Cambridge 2017 events will offer welcoming and celebratory spaces for individuals and families of all colors and cultures. Each event is open and free to the public and designed to reflect and promote inclusion, equity and the right to marry regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, gender, physical and mental disability, sexual orientation or religion.

 


GOLD End of Year Celebration

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

When: June 13, 2017, 5:00PM - 7:00PM

Location: Cambridge City Hall, Sullivan Chamber

 

Join us in celebrating the achievements of the YWCA Cambridge Girls Only Leadership Develop (GOLD) program participants and mentors as the 2016-2017 program comes to an end!

As the GOLD participants prepare to move on to high school, the GOLD staff and mentors want to honor the dedication, leadership and positive energy they brought to GOLD, YWCA Cambridge, and City Hall this year. 

*Participants and mentors should arrive by 4pm.*
Parents, guardians, and community members may arrive at 5pm. 

The ceremony will run from 5-7pm, dinner will be provided. 

More details will be annouced shortly! #CambMA #CentralSq

 


One Drop of Love Performances

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

 

When: June 13th, 1pm & 7pm

Location: Central Square Theater

 

One Drop of Love
written, produced and performed by Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni
presented by The City of Cambridge Citizens’ Committee on Civic Unity with the YWCA Cambridge,and the Central Square Theater

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Matinee (for students and others), 1pm RSVP Online
Evening performance, 7pm RSVP Online

Free and Open to the Public – RSVP’s recommended. Maximum two tickets per reservation.

A one-woman show exploring the intersections of race, class, and gender in search of truth, justice and love. The show incorporates filmed images, photographs, and animation to tell the story of how the notion of ‘race’ came to be in the United States and how it affects our most intimate relationships. OneDropofLove.org

For more information please contact Taha Jennings at 617.349.4302 or by email at tjennings@cambridgema.gov

The Citizens’ Committee on Civic Unity’s mission is to foster fairness, equity, unity, appreciation, and mutual understanding across all people and entities in Cambridge. For more information visit CambridgeMA.gov/CivicUnity

 


Back to Camp Movie Night!

Friday, June 16, 2017

When: June 16th, 6pm-9pm

Location: Marshfield Branch, YWCA Cambridge

 

CALLING ALL CAMPERS!

Come back to camp in style with a movie night including pizza, games, and more!

PARENTS: Take a night off and rest assured your kids are in safe hands!

FIRST-TIMERS: Is this your child's first time at the Marshfield Branch, YWCA Cambridge Summer Day Camp? This movie night gives them the opportunity to shake off those pre-camp nerves by meeting their fellow campers and all the camp counselors and staff! 

RETURNERS: Whether this is your child or teenager's first year back to camp or 5th year back to camp they're sure to have fun reconnecting with campers and staff from year's past!!

*Cost is $5 per child, all children registered must be attending at least 1 week of the 2017 Summer Day Camp. All campers in the CIT program are also welcome to attend! *

 


YWCA Cambridge Annual Meeting

Monday, June 26, 2017

When: June 26th, 5:30pm-6:30pm

Location: YWCA Cambridge

 

You are cordially invited to attend the Annual Meeting of the YWCA Cambridge (also known as the Young Women's Christian Association of Cambridge) for the fiscal year ending December 31st 2016 on Monday June 26th at 5:30 p.m at Hannum Hall, at the YWCA Cambridge Main Building, 7 Temple Street, Cambridge. 

All current voting members of the YWCA Cambridge will have the opportunity to vote on the following issues: 
-Approval of of the 2016 Annual Report
-Approval of the 2016 Audited Financials
-Election of Board of Trustees.

Board of Trustees members elected since the June 2016 Annual Meeting will be introduced. Retiring members of the Board of Trustees will be recognized for their years of service. 

Light refeshments will be served. 

The meeting will adjourn promptly at 6:30. 

RSVP by June 21st 2017

To RSVP or for more information contact Brianna Mirablile at bmirabile@ywcacam.org or 617-491-6050 x3035.